Windows

Early Thoughts

When you start to think of improving or retaining your property their are several options available. In certain cases the selection is limited or clearly defined but in general, most of us can base our ideas bearing in mind prosperity, styles, security & functional use. Obviously everyone is concerned with value for money - PVCu with it's strong rigidity, blended composition and excellent weathering capabilities to guarantee your products from deterioration or discolouration - is a perfect choice! The U70 range of products are manufactured to rigorous BSI tests and have achieved an assortment of accreditation. There are four standard colours to compliment your home and its architectural integrity with a further twelve foiled colours to enhance even the most individual desires. With all of the products there is a common denominator - low maintenance - a lasting appearance can be achieved by a simple cleaning routine.


The Benefits of U70 Windows

70mm PVCu (100% Virgin extrusion) frame depth
Chamfered / Bevelled and Decorative / Ogee (or Ovolo) profile suites
All frames have low-line black weather proofing gaskets (only in black finish)
Standard Multi-Chambered window outer frame and casement sash profiles
The above point is to compliment the matt black finish of the Swiss V Spacer bar
There is only one Triple glazing bead which compliments both frames
Internal glazing with standard 28mm units or optional 40mm triple glazed units
The internal beading can be a Flat/Putty Line type or a Ogee/Ovolo design
There is only one Triple glazing bead which compliments both frames
Astragal bars with back-to-back (duplex) spacer bar is optional with both types of frame
Standard 'A' Energy Rating on all colours
All profiles are extruded using 100% virgin compound to BS7143 within the UK
U70 window frames are manufactured to PAS 24 with precision CNC machinery
All sashes are fitted with multi-point 'opposing cams' and hinge excluders as a standard feature
White key locking standard cranked handles (Inline type available upon request)
Optional coloured handles available: Black, Chrome, Gold & Satin (15mm spindles)
Traditional ‘Monkey Tail’ handle and dummy fixed ‘Peg n Stay’ are also optional features
Standard fire escape hinges to side hung sashes incorporating a 17mm stack height
Both restrictor type and easy-clean facility hinges are available as optional extras
9mm coverage to openers – Rear sash locating wedges fitted to sashes over 900mm
Full reinforcement can be specified to meet BS7950 (also steel is available for 150mm cill)
Windows have Secure By Design (SBD) accreditation if specified
Various standard & load bearing bay poles to suit with Jacking points cut through cill
A range of coupling sections for windows, doors & similar other products can be supplied
Odd-Leg frame can be fabricated to suit mobile home construction


U70 Windows can also incorporate various other features:

Astragal /Georgian glazing bars

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Astragal /Georgian glazing bars

Windows can be specified with astragal glazing bars for an `Authentic Georgian` appearance. These glazing bars provide design variety for both retro-fits and new housing developments as they can be swiftly installed on-site. Featuring U-shaped clips hidden via the glazing beads the Georgian effect glazing bars are fitted internally & externally on to both glass faces.

Various colour finishes are available - White, Golden Oak, Rosewood, Mahogany and other coloured foils – White, Cream & Chartwell Green.

Sash Horns

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Sash Horns

Recreating the external look of a traditional sash window in a modern casement window - sash horns are an affordable way to help create a distinctive aesthetic timber appearance. These are available in conjunction with both Window Profile options and are a set size.

Coloured Foils

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Foil Options

U70 Products can also be foiled in a multitude of coloured foils, other than the standard industry ones such as Rosewood or Golden Oak. Although the production lead time is slightly increased it is possible to create frames with a different choice of colour to suit a particular dwelling or style such a mock Tudor frame with the traditional Black outlines and White featured sashes. It is also possible ‘dual foil’ which allows for many variations of choice by allowing two different foil colours to used – one to the outer face and the other to the inner!